LG 43LH560 vs LG 43UH668

LG 43LH560
LG 43UH668

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Reasons For

4 Reasons For
A lot lower annual energy consumption Edit
The LG 43LH560 has an annual energy consumption of 58kWh, but the LG 43UH668 is a 76kWh annual energy consumption TV (18kWh higher). Read more

The annual energy consumption is the total amount of energy that the TV will use over the course of a whole year, given typical usage levels.

A lower annual energy consumption means that it will cost less each year for you to run your TV.

Cheaper by £97
The LG 43LH560 costs £452.01, whereas the LG 43UH668 is £549.00.
£19.22 cheaper to run
Over five years the LG 43LH560 only costs £65.93 to run whereas the LG 43UH668 costs £85.15 to run (29% more). Read more
Energy efficiency rating is higher
The LG 43LH560 has an energy efficiency rating of "A+", but the LG 43UH668 has a rating of "A+".
5 Reasons For
50% faster refresh rate Edit
The LG 43UH668 is a 100Hz refresh rate TV. That's 50Hz faster than the LG 43LH560 (100Hz). Read more

The refresh rate is also known as the high frequency rate and it affects how smooth motion on the screen appears. The high frequency rate is the number of times that the image on the screen is refreshed per second. A TV with a high frequency rate of 30Hz refreshes the image on the screen once every 30 times every second. A TV with a high frequency rate of 60Hz would refresh the image on the screen 60 times every second which means that action scenes would appear smoother.

The high frequency rate is also known as the refresh rate and it affects how smooth motion on the screen appears. Action will appear smoother on TVs with a higher frequency rate.

A lot higher RMS rated power Edit
The LG 43UH668 has an RMS rated power of 20W, whereas the LG 43LH560 is only a 10W RMS rated power TV (10W lower). Read more

RMS rated power stands for Root Mean Square rated power and it is typically used to measure the power output of the audio element of the TV.

A higher RMS rated power means that the audio system on the TV is more powerful and will be able to play the audio at higher volumes. A higher RMS power may also result in better quality audio at normal volume levels.

One more HDMI port Edit
The number of HDMI ports on the LG 43UH668 is three, but the LG 43LH560 only has two HDMI ports. Read more

The HDMI ports quantity is the number of ports that the TV has that will accept a HDMI cable. HDMI is the most common type of cable used to connect modern TVs, DVD players, games consoles etc.

A greater number of HDMI ports will allow you to permanently connect more devices to the TV and will reduce the need to reach around the back of the TV to unplug and plug in cables when switching between devices.

Available from 1 shops
The more stores stock this TV, the greater competition amongst stores to keep prices low.
Higher energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the LG 43UH668 is "A+", but the rating of the LG 43LH560 is "A+".

Reasons Against

4 Reasons Against
Slower refresh rate Edit
The LG 43LH560 has a refresh rate of 50Hz, but the LG 43UH668 is a 100Hz refresh rate TV (50Hz faster). Read more

The refresh rate is also known as the high frequency rate and it affects how smooth motion on the screen appears. The high frequency rate is the number of times that the image on the screen is refreshed per second. A TV with a high frequency rate of 30Hz refreshes the image on the screen once every 30 times every second. A TV with a high frequency rate of 60Hz would refresh the image on the screen 60 times every second which means that action scenes would appear smoother.

The high frequency rate is also known as the refresh rate and it affects how smooth motion on the screen appears. Action will appear smoother on TVs with a higher frequency rate.

10W lower RMS rated power Edit
The LG 43LH560 is a 10W RMS rated power TV. That's 10W lower than the LG 43UH668 (20W). Read more

RMS rated power stands for Root Mean Square rated power and it is typically used to measure the power output of the audio element of the TV.

A higher RMS rated power means that the audio system on the TV is more powerful and will be able to play the audio at higher volumes. A higher RMS power may also result in better quality audio at normal volume levels.

Only two HDMI ports Edit
The number of HDMI ports on the LG 43LH560 is two, but the LG 43UH668 only has three HDMI ports. Read more

The HDMI ports quantity is the number of ports that the TV has that will accept a HDMI cable. HDMI is the most common type of cable used to connect modern TVs, DVD players, games consoles etc.

A greater number of HDMI ports will allow you to permanently connect more devices to the TV and will reduce the need to reach around the back of the TV to unplug and plug in cables when switching between devices.

Not as many stockists
The LG 43LH560 is only stocked by 2 retailers, however the LG 43UH668 is stocked by 3 shops. Read more
Fewer numbers of sellers reduces the chances of the product remaining in stock and also reduces the price competition amongst retailers for this TV.
3 Reasons Against
Higher annual energy consumption Edit
The LG 43UH668 is a 76kWh annual energy consumption TV. That's 18kWh higher than the LG 43LH560 (76kWh). Read more

The annual energy consumption is the total amount of energy that the TV will use over the course of a whole year, given typical usage levels.

A lower annual energy consumption means that it will cost less each year for you to run your TV.

£97 more expensive
The LG 43UH668 is more expensive than the LG 43LH560 by £96.99.
More expensive to run over five years by 29%
Over five years the running costs of the LG 43UH668 are £85.15 which is £19.22 more than the LG 43LH560. Show assumptions.

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Date Released

8 months Ago 9 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 64.10
Electricity cost - standby £ 1.83
Total running cost £ 65.93
Purchase price £ 452.01
Total cost of ownership £ 517.94
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Electricity cost - switched on £ 83.32
Electricity cost - standby £ 1.83
Total running cost £ 85.15
Purchase price £ 549.00
Total cost of ownership £ 634.15
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Energy Efficiency Class

Environmental Impact

0.33T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.33 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
8
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.42T
Running this TV over 5 years will generate 0.42 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
11
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Screen Size
43" 43"
HD Type
 4K Ultra HD
 4K Ultra HD
BEST
Refresh Rate
50Hz 100Hz
BEST
Screen Shape
 Flat
 Flat
Motion Interpolation Frequency
400Hz Unknown - Click to provide data
Motion Interpolation Technology
 PMI (Picture Mastering Index)
 PMI (Picture Mastering Index)
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
BEST
 1920 x 1080
Video Mode
 1080p
BEST
 1080p
Screen Format Adjustment
 16:9
 16:9
Display Diagonal
108cm 108cm
Graphics Resolution
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 3840 x 2160
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 3840 x 2160
BEST
Display Technology
 LED
BEST
 LED

TV Tuner

Digital Signal Format System
 DVB
 DVB-S
 DVB-S2
 DVB-T
 DVB-T2
 DVB-C
 DVB
 DVB-S
 DVB-S2
 DVB-T
 DVB-T2
 DVB-C
Tuner
 Analog
 Analog

Smart TV

Smart TV Features
 Smart TV features
 Smart TV features
Timeshift Feature
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Timeshift feature
HbbTV
 HbbTV
 HbbTV
Operating System Version
2.0 3.0
Operating System
 Web OS
 Web OS

Audio

RMS Rated Power
10W 20W
BEST
Loudspeaker
2 2
Built-In Speaker
 Built-in speaker
 Built-in speaker

Ports & Interfaces

Headphone Output Port
1 1
Common Interface Plus
 Common interface plus
Unknown - Click to provide data
Ethernet LAN Port
1 1
SCART Port
1 1
Digital Audio Optical Out Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Composite Video in Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Component Video in Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB 2.0 Port
2 2
HDMI Version
 1.4
BEST
 1.4
HDMI Port
2 3
BEST
Audio Out Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Common Interface Plus (CI+) Version
1.3 Unknown - Click to provide data

Networking

WiFi Connection
 WiFi connection
 WiFi connection
Bluetooth Connection
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Bluetooth connection
Ethernet LAN Connection
 Ethernet LAN connection
 Ethernet LAN connection
Miracast
 Miracast
Unknown - Click to provide data
Network Browsing
 Network browsing
 Network browsing

Performance

Video Format
 H.265
 H.265
Local Dimming
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Local dimming
Video Compression Format
 HEVC
 HEVC
USB Recording
 USB recording
 USB recording

Design

Colour
 Grey
 Grey
Peak Luminance Ratio
65% 65%

Ergonomics

VESA Mounting Interface
 300 x 300
 300 x 300
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
Unknown - Click to provide data

Power

Typical Power Consumption
40W
BEST
52W
Standby Power Consumption
0.3W 0.3W
Energy Efficiency Class
 A+
 A+
Annual Energy Consumption
58kWh
BEST
76kWh

Certificates

DLNA Certificate
 DLNA certificate
Unknown - Click to provide data

Weight & Dimensions

Thickness
39.9mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Weight
9.5kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Package Weight
12.7kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Weight (with Stand)
9.8kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Height (with Stand)
624mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Width (with Stand)
971mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Height
575mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Width
971mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Packaging Height
655mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Packaging Width
1,050mm Unknown - Click to provide data

Packaging Content

Desktop Stand
 Desktop stand
Unknown - Click to provide data
Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
Unknown - Click to provide data
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